(605) 725-1833

416 Production Street N
Aberdeen, SD 57401


MIKE BOCKORNY Executive Director


Michael joined the Aberdeen Development Corporation in August of 2014. He previously worked for Primrose Retirement Communities and the Northern State University Foundation. In addition, Michael co-founded a construction development, rental development and a venture capital firm which focuses on real estate sales and development. He holds a BS in Business Management from Northern State University and an MM from the University of Mary. Michael is responsible for communicating the ADC’s mission, overall direction, and leading the development and implementation of the organization’s strategy.

JILL VINING Director of Training and Educational Programs


Jill is originally from North Dakota. Before joining The Training Place, she worked in the Admission Office at Northern State University for over 14 years. During her employment with NSU she was a secretary and an admissions counselor working with non-traditional and transfer students. Jill earned a Bachelor’s degree from NSU in August 2014. At The Training Place she is responsible for the scheduling to classes and day-to-day operations.